North Yorkshire Police -  Traffic Police
North Yorkshire Police - Traffic Police

Man pronounced dead following Wetherby Collision, but Police believe he may have had medical episode

28 May 2020

Police are appealing for information after a driver was pronounced dead following a collision.

The man in his 70s from the Teesside area was driving a distinctive silver/grey Ford Transit camper van.

It collided with the roundabout near Wetherby Services, where junction 46 of the A1(M) joins the B1224, at around 10.40am today.

Wetherby, England, United Kingdom

Police believe the driver had approached the roundabout from the A1(M) sliproad, travelling southbound.

Ambulance crews attended but sadly the man was pronounced dead. Police believe he may have had a medical episode at the wheel and are investigating the circumstances of the collision.

Anyone who witnessed the collision, saw the vehicle in the moments leading up to it or has dashcam footage that may help the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 1 and quote incident number NYP28052020-0112.

You can also email Traffic Constable Dave Minto at

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